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The Washington Football Team and FanDuel Group announced the first ever market access partnership between an NFL team and an online sports game platform in the United States

Under the terms of the agreement, FanDuel and the team launched legal sports betting in the Commonwealth of Virginia on Thursday.

Under the Virginia Sportsbook Act, the Washington Football Team was preferred to mobile sports betting approval after meeting certain criteria for sports franchises headquartered in Virginia and the option to work with an established sports betting operator to do that To run business.

The Washington Football Team and FanDuel Sportsbook will jointly hold approval.

“We are thrilled to have all of this groundbreaking partnership offered to our valued fans across the Commonwealth of Virginia as part of their game day experience,” said Scott Shepherd, senior vice president of Corporate Partnerships and Hospitality for the team, in a statement.